Tom Cruise’s Marriage Failed, but These Celebrity Marriages Still Going Strong

The supposedly blissful marriage between Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes has crumbled and both are left to pick up the shards of their formerly fairytale union.

However, contrary to popular but erroneous beliefs, there are many more successful, long-lasting marriages in the land of Holly-wierd than you would ever think.

Below, rolling out list some of the longest-lasting marriages in entertainment, with the help of our fellow media compatriots.

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Denzel Washington and Paulette (Pearson) Washington:

Married since 1983. They met on the set of Denzel’s first movie, “Wilma,” and the two have been together ever since and sport four children. 

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Terry Shropshire

A military veteran and Buckeye State native, I've written for the likes of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta Business Chronicle and the Detroit Free Press. I'm a lover of words, photography, books, travel, animals and The Ohio State Buckeyes. #GoBucks

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